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Samuel Engelking

Sibling clown duo Morro and Jasp want you to RSVP to their wedding-themed Save The Date, one of 158 shows at the 2018 Toronto Fringe Festival. more

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Dahlia Katz / Intermission Magazine

Fund honouring NOW’s beloved senior theatre writer hopes to give $25,000 in awards annually more

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John, Prince Hamlet and Our Town top NOW's list of the year's best Toronto shows more

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Dahlia Katz / Intermission Magazine

All are invited to attend a free memorial for NOW's beloved senior theatre writer on September 19 more

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Memories of Jon Kaplan and political/artistic pleas marked the annual celebration of Toronto's performing arts scene more

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Dahlia Katz / Intermission Magazine

And theatres across the country memorialize him with chairs, rooms and plaques more

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The fest launches its new Scadding Court site more

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Plus: Big up for Charles Officer's Black activism more

Letters To The Editor

My friend and fellow theatre writer wasn't territorial about shows, and he was always more concerned with others than himself more

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Since Friday, when we shared the terrible news that our beloved senior theatre writer had died, we've been flooded with tributes, memories and love in honour of Jon Kaplan. Thank you, Toronto. more

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Spoon River

Cylla von Tiedemann

>>>> In this musical, characters present a loving and sometimes sarcastic view of their lives on earth more

Musicals

Little Pretty And The Exceptional

Joseph Michael

There’s comedy and touching moments, but not all the characters are well developed more

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Our Town

Jeremy Mimnagh

>>> Theatre Rusticle’s movement-inspired production of Thornton Wilder’s classic is touching and thoughtful more

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Boys With Cars

Andrew Alexander

>>> Indian dance and gesture intensify a pair of linked stories more

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The Orange Dot

John Lauener

>>> What begins as an everyday tale takes a turn into feminist mythology more

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The Man Who Married Himself

Orchid Fung

>>> Indian dance and song give excitement to the tale of a love triangle more

Opera

John & Waleed

Michael Cooper

The musicians, one Canadian and one Sudanese, share their stories and their respective musical heritages more

Musicals

A Midsummer Night's Dream

Andrew Oxenham

Graduating class cross-cast in As You Like It and A Midsummer Night’s Dream more

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Deceitful Above All Things

John Gundy

Strong-spirited women and a half-native coureur des bois drive this production more

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Scenes From A Tree

Emilie Bouchard

The changing of the seasons offers a framework for the change in our lives more

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Cabaret

Joan Marcus

By-the-numbers production misses much of the show’s darkness more

Musicals

James And The Giant Peach

Cylla von Tiedemann

Despite some lively musical numbers and performances, this musical doesn’t always hold its young audience more

Musicals

Gotterdammerung

Michael Cooper

The fourth part of Richard Wagner’s Ring Cycle sets ruthless power against passionate love more

Opera

Measure For Measure

Groundling Theatre Company

>>> Groundling Theatre’s staging hits all the right notes, serious and comic more

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Métis Mutt

Ryan Parker

Actor/comedian Sheldon Elter journeys from putdowns to empowerment more

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PlayME's Agamemnon

Aviva Armour-Ostroff

Series enters its second season with a Nicolas Billon hit more

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The Audience

Cylla von Tiedemann

Peter Morgan’s play rushes through a series of historic British moments more

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Artistic director emeritus of the Shaw Festival honoured for his contribution to the performing arts in Canada more

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Don't let the weather get you down. Here are 10 people who are sure to generate lots of heat this season. more

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